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GreyFriars

Colchester, Essex, England

GreyFriars in Colchester, Essex, England
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About GreyFriars

Situated in Colchester, 6 km from Colchester Zoo, GreyFriars features a restaurant and free WiFi. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. Free private parking is available on site. The rooms are fitted with a flat-screen TV.


Nearby towns & villages..

Colchester Castle

Colchester (157 Pictures)

(0.6 miles, 1.0 km)

Interestingly, this is England's oldest-recorded town. It has stood on the banks of the River Colne amid fine Essex countryside throughout some of history's most tempestuous times...

Greenstead Church, said to be the world's oldest wooden building, in Greenstead, England

Greenstead (1 Pictures)

(1.0 miles, 1.7 km)

Greenstead Church is said to be the oldest wooden building in the world. Well worth a visit....

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Marks Tey (1 Pictures)

(4.9 miles, 7.8 km, direction W)

Its location is ideally suited to anyone wishing to explore fine Essex countryside, coast and the beautiful town of Colchester, Britain's oldest recorded town...

Nayland, Suffolk

Nayland (1 Pictures)

(5.8 miles, 9.3 km, direction N)

The heady beauty of Suffolk has been the inspiration of artist's for centuries and the village of Nayland, in the hear of Constable country is no exception...

A picture of Dedham

Dedham (34 Pictures)

(6.1 miles, 9.8 km, direction NE)

There are two things that immediately strike you about this enchanting village, the first is the opulence of the beautiful 15th-century church, and the second is the fascinating view of the River Stour, which, like the church, has featured in Constable paintings...

Flatford Mill

Flatford (42 Pictures)

(6.5 miles, 10.4 km, direction NE)

On arrival in Flatford there is little to prepare you for its overwhelming beauty, but you should not be surprised, for this after all is Constable Country, an area made famous by the great landscape painter and which features in so many of his pictures...

Brightlingsea

Brightlingsea (28 Pictures)

(7.1 miles, 11.5 km, direction SE)

A medieval port on the Colne estuary, Brightlingsea was once an associate member of the Cinque Ports. The history of the town goes back to Roman times and it's industry has always been linked to the sea...

Nearby attractions..

Obelisk at Colchester Castle

Colchester Castle (21 Pictures)

(0.2 miles, 0.3 km)

Colchester is an ancient town situated on the site where a Roman city once stood. It is most famous for its massive Norman.....

St. Botolphs Priory in Colchester

St. Botolph's Priory (3 Pictures)

(0.7 miles, 1.1 km)

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Colchester zoo, Yawning Hyena.

Colchester Zoo (128 Pictures)

(0.9 miles, 1.5 km)

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Beth Chatto Gardens, Essex

Beth Chatto Gardens (22 Pictures)

(3.7 miles, 5.9 km, direction E)

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Dedham Art and Craft Centre

Dedham Art and Craft Centre (1 Pictures)

(6.3 miles, 10.1 km, direction NE)

The Dedham Art & Craft Centre is situated in the heart of Constable Country, on the North Essex/Suffolk border. In this.....

A picture of East Anglian Railway Museum

East Anglian Railway Museum (3 Pictures)

(6.8 miles, 10.9 km, direction W)

Where better to take the children for a great day out! Here at the East Anglian Railway Museum, children, mum and dad, even.....

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